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Removing a pupil from the school roll

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Last updated on 5 July 2017
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When should we remove a pupil from the roll? This article sets out the legal grounds on which pupils may be removed from the school roll. We look at the rules for pupils of compulsory school age, no longer of compulsory school age, and those who have moved abroad.

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  1. 1 Pupils of compulsory school age
  2. 2 Pupils who are not of compulsory school age
  3. 3 Informing the LA of deletions
  4. 4 Pupils moving abroad temporarily
  5. 5 Gypsy, Roma and Traveller pupils

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